Traveling From: Winnipeg
Fees:up to $2,500
Dan Licoppe is a highly sought after professional stand up comedian, writer, and trainer/coach. Dan specializes in performing clean, clever comedy for corporate events and clubs.
Experience: Dan got his first laughs in elementary school, mocking the class clown who had to go to the school nurse because he had a pencil stuck in his nose. Dan did a in the words of his teacher Mrs. Scaletta, “a tight 5 minutes on boogers and school supplies.”
Dan Licoppe is a regular writer and contributor on CBC Radio. He created and performed as NBC’s Last Comic Standing’s most memorable Season 5 performer, Mel Silverback; and teaches stand up comedy and improv acting classes. He also trains and coaches groups and individuals on public speaking and presentation skills. Dan regularly teaches classes on public speaking and stand up comedy at Onalee Ames Film Studio.
Dan has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Winnipeg and has over 20 years experience as a manager, trainer and vocational rehabilitation consultant with companies such as Manulife Financial; Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba; Canada Life; Seneca College; and Great West Life.
Dan specializes in performing comedy that is clean, upbeat, polished and most of all, hilarious. As a comedian, Dan carries on that tradition – cutting edge, clever commentary on the world, as he sees it, combined with hilarious stories from his own life. Dan has been described as smart yet silly with an engaging performing style that appeals to all types of audiences.
Keynote Speaker: Dan combines his professional comedy experience with his extensive experience in the insurance industry and vocational rehabilitation for hilarious keynote presentations. Perfect for managers, Human Resource professionals, medical professionals, and insurance industry professionals. Perfect for your conference or event.
Public Speaking and Stand Up Comedy Coach: Dan teaches groups and individuals the secrets professional stand up comedians use to engage and connect with an audience by expressing their own sense of humor.
Why hire Dan Licoppe? High energy, hilarious keynote perfect for setting the opening tone or closing message for your conference or event. Dan has a knack for appealing to all types of audiences using his smart, hip material and his engaging performing style honed through years of performing at comedy clubs, and his improv training at Second City in Toronto. Dan’s comedy is appropriate for any corporate event.
Works Well in this Type of Event: Private Events, Corporate Events, Cruise Lines, Comedy Festivals, Sports Events, Casino Events, Charity Events, Celebrity Speaking Events, Conventions, and Trade Shows.
Contact: You can request information on our entertainment options through our on-line request form. Or, you can call us Toll Free at 1.800.693.6665
NBC’s Last Comic Standing Semi Finalist Season 5
Comedy Now – His own episode on CTV and Comedy Networkl
Just For Laughs Festival – Montreal
Open Mike With Mike Bullard CTV
Off The Record TSN
XM Satellite Radio
Madly Off In All Directions – CBC Radio
The Debaters CBC Radio
Dawn of The Dad CBC Radio Special
Second City Toronto Trained and performed
“The winner of our 2009 Branson Comedy Festival, Dan Licoppe totally engages an audience with his quick wit and down to earth, hometown style. Our Branson audience loved him!”
Michael Brockett – Executive Producer, Branson Comedy Festival
“Dan did a great job. He really had the crowd going. Excellent! nothing but good things to report.”
Alberta Brown – Crowsnest Inner Playground Association
“The show was great and everyone really enjoyed themselves. I got nothing but positive feedback from the guests regarding Dan Licoppe.”
Allison Bell – Lively Realty